Full-time freelance writer based in Glasgow, Scotland… author of 17 books, three of which are in the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Permanent Collection… former news editor at TeamRock.com… former band manager, drummer and keyboardist… TV and radio presenter… real ale fan.
45 Years Ago: Greg Lake Arrested for Skinny Dipping
ELP frontman and crew members were spanked by Salt Lake City police in 1974 incident.
Robert Plant Premieres New Band at Low-Key Show
Led Zeppelin icon leads Celtic folk-inspired Saving Grace through first show in England and announced second appearance.
Sammy Hagar Recalls ‘Spiritual’ Inspiration for ‘Dreams’
Van Halen vocal came to him suddenly in studio after a fruitless day trying to develop the song with Mick Jones.
John Paul Jones to Play One-Off Show With Experimental Trio
Led Zeppelin icon will perform in experimental trio format for one-off London appearance.
35 Years Ago: Def Leppard End ‘Pyromania’ World Tour on a High
Massive road trip secured British band’s rise to the big time -- while Joe Elliott learned lessons the hard way.
‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Execs Would Be Happy With Half Its Gross
Fox bosses hail Queen biopic producer as $800 million mark is passed.
Robby Krieger Recalls Move to Electric Guitar
He changed from playing acoustic just weeks before joining the Doors.
David Bowie’s First Ziggy Stardust TV Appearance Found
Documentary maker hopes to rescue fragile video recording from the month before famous BBC show.
How David Lee Roth Risked His Life for ‘Skyscraper’ Cover Shot
Climber assisting former Van Halen frontman was economical with the truth as they hung off 5,000-foot rock face.
Woodstock Promoter Plans Signature Cannabis Strain for 50th Anniversary
Michael Lang outlines what to expect from Watkins Glen event in August.